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November 6, 2013
Professor Judith Resnik and Dennis Curtis ‘66 have been awarded the 2014 Biennial Book Award from the Order of the Coif for their book Representing Justice: Invention,...
November 5, 2013
In the essay Gideon at Guantánamo: Democratic and Despotic Detention, Arthur Liman Program Director ​Hope Metcalf and Professor Judith Resnik explore the implications of ...
The boyhood days of Guy Fawkes (1895)
November 3, 2013
R.J. Lambe, The Boyhood Days of Guy Fawkes, or, The Conspirators of Old London (London: Edwin J. Brett Ltd., “Harkaway House”, [1895?]). Gift of the late Professor Morris L....
Nicolaus de Gijselaar, De venatione (1734)
November 2, 2013
The latest addition to our Flickr site is “Dutch legal dissertations”. This set of images is another product of my interest in illustrated law books. The Lillian...
Magna Charta, cum statutis, tum antiquis, tum recentibus, maxim opere, animo tenendis nunc demum ad vnum / tipis aedita, per Richardum Tottell (London, 1576)
October 27, 2013
Magna Charta (1576), with arms of Henry Yelverton. Magna Carta (1215) stands as one of the great legal documents of the western world.  Famously, the English King John was...
Institutiones D. Justiniani SS. Princ. : typis variae, rubris nucleum exhibentibus : accesserunt ex Digestis tituli De verborum significatione & Regul. juris (Amsterdam, 1664)
October 27, 2013
Institutiones D. Iustinianei (1664), with arms of Charles William Henry Montagu-Scott. This copy of the Institutes of Justinian, the introductory text of Roman law taught for...
Ordinationi e statuti della ven. Archiconfraternita di Santa Maria della Pieta in Campo Santo delle nationi teutonica, e di Fiandra (Roma: Nella stamperia della Rev. Cam. Apost., 1683).
October 27, 2013
Ordinationi e statute della ven. Archiconfraternita di Santa Maria della Pieta in Campo Santo delle nationi teutonica, e di Fiandra (1683). This binding, 18th-century mottled...

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